Status of the Faculty
Faculty of Law of the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University represents the educational structural element of the university, which within the academic freedom and institutional autonomy carries out educational programs and research in the field of Law. Faculty of Law of the TSU is not a legal entity.
Council of the faculty
Representative body of the faculty is the Council of the Faculty. It consists of 36 members (9 representatives of the student self-governmental body and 27 academic members elected from the branches of the faculty).
The Council of the Faculty carries out duties undertaken under the Georgian legislation (Law of Georgia on Higher Education) and the regulation of the Tbilisi State University.
Dean’s office of the faculty
Dean’s office consists of the following personal: dean, deputy dean(s) and the director of the department of the quality insurance. Dean’s office executes the decisions taken by the Council of the Faculty.
Head of the faculty is the dean of the Faculty of Law, who represents the faculty to third parties, coordinates activities of the Council of Faculty and is responsible for the execution and implementation of the decisions made by the Council. The dean of the Faculty of Law carries out duties undertaken under the Georgian legislation (Law of Georgia on Higher Education) and the regulation of the Tbilisi State University.
Tamar Zarandia Associate professor, room № 123, email: email@example.com
Deputy Dean in Resource Management:
Moris Shalikashvili – Associate professor, room № 119, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deputy Dean in Study Process:
Irakli Burduli, Full Professor, room № 214, email: email@example.com
Dean’s assistant who is dean’s subordinate, assists him in carrying out dean’s work quickly and efficiently
Demetre Egnatashvili – Room № 213, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dissertation Council represents the Doctoral Academic Degree awarding body, which is created within the Faculty of Law. Council consists of all full and associate professors (list of the members of the Dissertation Council).
Irakli Burduli, Full Professor, room № 214, tel: 2 22 37 10, email: email@example.com
Department of the Quality Insurance
Educational and scientific-research related issues on the faculty are dealt with the Department of the Quality Insurance. It is also established for the systemic assessment of the quality of the professional academic development. The department carries out its duties according to the regulation of the Faculty.
Authority of the Department of the Quality Assurance
1. The Department establishes close relations and cooperation with the relative bodies of foreign higher educational establishments with regard to the creation of transparent standards for the quality insurance and the methodology of their guarantee.
2. Department of the Quality Assurance of the Faculty helps to guarantee the high quality teaching through using modern methods (modules, the credit system, etc.) of teaching and assessment. The Department also prepares the self-evaluation form for the process of accreditation.
3. The Department represents the part of the university’s united system of the Quality Assurance.
Giorgi Makharoblishvili – head of the department, Associate-professor, room № 132 ,
Besik Meurmishvili – Chief Specialist, room № 133.email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Supporting Structural Units of the Faculty
Receives all kinds of applications submitted to the Faculty of Law, registers them and sends the responsive letters of the Faculty of Law to relative persons.
Miranda Mindadze – head of the chancellery, room №117, tel: 2 29 08 41, email@example.com
Ketevan Berdzenishvili – Chief specialist, room №117, tel: 2 29 08 41
Department of the resource management
Mikheil Chubinidze – head of the department, room №129, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vano Khuntsaria – chief spciealist, room №129, email@example.com
Department of the Scientific Research and Development
Lela Janashvili – Head of the department, assistant professor, room №307, tel: 2 29 08 11. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Library and resource center
room №152, №266
The Library guarantees for the students of the Faculty the access to scientific legal literature, also to the electronic and computer bases.
Irakli Dvalidze – Director of the library, associate professor, email: email@example.com
Levan Kharanauli – Deputy director
Irine Archvadze – librarian
Nino Aptsiauri – librarian
Tamar Tsiklauri - librarian
Department of the Study Process
Carries out all the activities related to the study process on the faculty, serves students in issues regarding their problems in study process
Shorena Tsenguashvili – Head of the Department, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Liana Beridze – chief specialist, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: email@example.com
Asmat Gzobava – chief specialist, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Darejan Murachashvili – chief specialist, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: email@example.com
Megi Rozomashvili – chief specialist, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Teona Gognadze – chief specialist, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: email@example.com
Genrieta Joxadze – chief specialist, room №127 , tel: 2 290819, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ketevan Tatarashvili – chief specialist, room № 130, tel: 2 222393, email: email@example.com
Levan Giorgadze – chief specialist, room № 130, tel: 2 222393, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nini Kadaria – chief specialist, room №126, tel: 2 290596, email: email@example.com
Tamar Javakhishvili – specialist, №130, tel: 2 290596, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Scientific-Research Structural Units
Establishment of Scientific-Research Structural Units is based on professors’ voluntary unification for the purpose of direction the study process and scientific research in accordance. Full professors of the Faculty are entitled to get unified in institutes. The direction of these institutes is carries out by their members under the principle of the rotation. It is forbidden to restrict members of the institute from the realization of their academic freedom.
Within the Faculty of Law there are only 3 scientific-research institutes and also International Law Institute.
International Law Institute
Levan Giorgadze – Executive secretary, chief specialist
Ketevan Tatarashvili – chief specialist
Members: Konstantine Korkelia, Irina Kurdadze, Ketevan Khutsishvili, Maya Bitadze, Ekaterine Siradze, Mariam Kevlishvili, Nino Rukhadze, Lita Surmava
Institute of Criminology
Members: Moris Shalikashvili (Head of the Centre of Criminology), Zurab Gogshelidze ( Secretary of the Institute), Maya Ivanidze, Ketevan Mchedlishvili-Hedrich, Nino Gvenetadze, Giorgi Ghlonti, Giorgi Todria, Irakli Dvalidze, Irine Kherkheulidze, Giorgi Gorashvili, Mari Meskhi, Temur Tskitishvili, Edisher Futkaradze, Aleksandre Girogadze, Mikheil Gabunia.
Institute of Criminal law and Criminal Law Process
Members: Nona Todua (head of the Criminal Law Centre), Lali Papiashvili (headof the Centre of Criminal Law Process), Maya Ivanidze, Ketevan Mchedlishvili-Hedrich, Irakli Dvalidze, Giorgi Gorashvili, Tamar Ebralidze, David Sulakvelidze, Merab Turava, Shota Bichia, Giorgi Tumanishvili, Irina Akubardia, Paata Kobaladze, Tamar Tsabutashvili (member of the Georgian Constitutional Court)
Institute of Ancient Georgian Law, Roman Studies and History of Law
Nugzar Surguladze – Director, email: email@example.com
Members: Giorgi Davitashvili, Besarion Zoidze, David Bostoghanashvili, Marina Garishvili, Mariam Khoperia, Ana Tsignadze, Sulkhan Oniani, Elza Chachanidze, Gocha Feradze, Medea Matiashvili, David Chikvaidze